Study Guide for Solar System
What is a comet?A ball of mostly ice
Where is the asteroid belt located?between mars and jupiter
Name the planets in order.Mercury,venus,earth,mars,jupiter,saturn,uranus
Name 5 things we use to explore space.telescopes,satellites,spaceships,robots
The moon is a natural _object___________.
Draw the phases of the moon.
What is the red spot on Jupiter?a storm
Which planet is most famous for having rings?saturn
Which planet is covered in water?Earth
What is the sun made of?70% hydrogen,28% helium,1.5%oxygen
Which planet is furthest from the sun?uranus
What caused the tides?gravitational interaction between the Earth and the Moon
The moon’s _gravity__________ pulls on the Earth’s water?
What is one of the most important scientific developments that have allowed space exploration and how has it helped?